'''Peggy Lee''' (born '''Norma Deloris Egstrom'''; May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002) was an American jazz
and popular music
singer, songwriter, composer, and actress, in a career spanning six decades. From her beginning as a vocalist on local radio to singing with Benny Goodman
's big band, she forged a sophisticated persona, evolving into a multi-faceted artist and performer. During her career, she wrote music for films, acted, and recorded conceptual record albums that combined poetry and music.